Hungry History

Category: Snack Food


The Pretzel: A Twisted History

In celebration of National Pretzel Day (April 26), explore the history of this popular snack food, from the seventh century to today.


A History of Popcorn

This week, we’ll take a look at the story behind this popular snack, and discover that there’s more beneath that hard husk than meets the eye.

Fair Foods

Foods of the World’s Fairs

From cotton candy to banana splits, many of our favorite treats were popularized by World’s Fairs.